Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters welcomes neurosurgeon

Written by Mackenzie Garrity | November 02, 2018 | Print  | Email

Norfolk, Va.-based Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters added Kimberly Mackey, MD, to its neurosurgery team, according to the Suffolk News-Herald.

Dr. Mackey comes the CHKD from Albuquerque-based University of New Mexico, where she served as the only practicing neurosurgeon in the state. She was also the first fellowship-trained neurosurgeon to practice in New Mexico.

With interests in advancing pediatric neurosurgery, Dr. Mackey has worked in Kenya, Uganda, South and Southeast Asia.

After earning her medical degree from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Dr. Mackey completed her residency at the University of Pittsburgh. She underwent fellowship training at Memphis, Tenn.-based St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

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